Portsmouth Behavioral Health

Drug Rehab Center in Portsmouth, Virginia

About This Portsmouth, VA Facility

Learn more about Portsmouth Behavioral Health from this summarized breakdown.

Portsmouth Behavioral Health is a Drug Addiction Treatment Facility located in Portsmouth, VA, that offers Dual-Diagnosis, Outpatient care fully covered by private insurance.

This facility claims to offer treatment that is fully covered by insurance, as far as our research has indicated. Please call RehabNow.org's admission experts to verify your insurance and find a center that accepts your coverage. At Portsmouth Behavioral Health, self-pay is available.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Accreditations
    Not SAMHSA Listed
    Not Approved
    Not CARF Accredited
    Not Found

    Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Drug Rehabilitation at Portsmouth Behavioral Health

    Getting sober on your own is not only dangerous during the initial detox, it is also more likely to result in a relapse later on. Addiction treatment centers provide a monitored environment where you will get the medical attention you need, as well as the emotional support to overcome drug or alcohol abuse.

    Dual-Diagnosis

    When someone in Virginia struggles with both addiction and mental or emotional illness, this is considered a dual diagnosis. Dual diagnosis treatment can include emotional trauma, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression. Getting treatment for these issues must occur at the same time to treat either of them effectively.

    Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Mental Health 

    Levels of Care Offered

    Portsmouth Behavioral Health offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Dual-Diagnosis, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Outpatient Program

    An Outpatient Rehab Program is a part-time drug rehab program for treating individuals in Virginia with mild addiction or mild-to-moderate drug withdrawal symptoms. It generally requires about 10 to 12 hours every week. Doctors can administer on-the-spot medication to ease withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety, increased heart rate, and even depression. Groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) can be used as a part of outpatient treatment to help maintain sobriety.

    Portsmouth Behavioral Health‘s Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual.

    Individual Therapy

    Treatment programs include individual therapy for the greatest chances of success. Customized individual therapy is counseling involving you and your Portsmouth Behavioral Health counselor. Individual therapy leads to greater peace and understanding about your triggers for addiction.

    Couples Therapy

    Spousal relationships bear the brunt of alcohol and drug dependence. It becomes critical to submit the relationship to couples therapy to prevent straining it further. Some facilities like Portsmouth Behavioral Health in Portsmouth, VA offer couples therapy options to manage intimate partnerships amid the recovery process. Other couples-focused treatment plans can provide the patient and their partner tools to get things back to normal.

    Family Counseling + Treatment

    Results have proven the positive impact of family therapy on a recovering patient’s journey to sobriety. Patients at Portsmouth Behavioral Health in Portsmouth, Virginia who receive generous support from their loved ones have better chances of completing their recovery process and maintaining their sobriety.

    When family members are more proactive and involved in the treatment procedure, it encourages the patient to advance his or her progress. Moreover, it shouldn’t be ignored that genetics play a role when it comes to addiction, so it’s better to approach the problem as a unit. Also, with proper education, family members can help an individual avoid addiction triggers and guide him or her in making lifestyle changes necessary for his or her sobriety.

    Group therapy may occur on an inpatient or outpatient basis and involves groups of clients who have no pre-existing relationships outside the group. Group therapy differs from support groups in two primary ways: group therapy is a kind of psychotherapy and is moderated by a professional therapist at Portsmouth Behavioral Health in Virginia.

    It has been said that unhealed trauma is the root of most addictions. Trauma therapy is a way of addressing trauma while in a safe situation in order to heal. Healing past traumas and introducing coping strategies are strong foundations for sustained recovery from addiction. This may involve individual or group counseling or both, in a Portsmouth, VA facility. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) allows the opportunity for quick results for addicts. Portsmouth Behavioral Health provides patients in Portsmouth, Virginia the resources to use a ‘rational self-counseling’ technique to cope with their emotions. It seeks to help them move forward without having to deal with ongoing treatment throughout their lives.

    Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Dual-Diagnosis, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Outpatient Treatment (OP), Trauma Therapy

    Payment Options Accepted

    For specific insurance or payment methods please contact us.
  • Health Insurance
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
  • Is your insurance accepted?
    Ask an expert, call (888) 674-0062

    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Portsmouth Behavioral Health Location and Directions
    Address Information505 Washington St
    Portsmouth, Virginia 23704 Phone Number(757) 393-8618 Meta DetailsUpdated January 17, 2023
    Staff Verified

    Patient Reviews

    Read past patient experience, or leave your own experience.

    There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write one.

    Portsmouth, Virginia Addiction Information

    The state of Virginia has been struggling with substance use and abuse like the rest of the United States. A little over 10% of the entire Virginia population uses drugs and almost 5% abuse alcohol every given year. This has led to almost 6.5% of all deaths in Virginia being somehow related to alcohol and/or drugs.

    The city of Portsmouth is known for its high levels of drug abuse. Portsmouth also had the second-highest rate of fatal overdoses in Virginia. In Portsmouth, VA, there were 942 reported drug abuse cases in 2016, of those cases, 586 were for opioid abuse. There are a variety of treatment options available for addiction in Portsmouth, Virginia. Some of the most common treatments include behavioral therapy, medication, and family therapy.

    Treatment in Nearby Cities
    Centers near Portsmouth Behavioral Health
    Norfolk Community Services Board
    7460 Tidewater Dr, Norfolk, VA 23505
    4037 Taylor Road, Chesapeake, VA, 23321
    3356 Western Branch Boulevard Suite F, Chesapeake, VA 23321
    Affinity Healthcare Group
    3356 Western Branch Boulevard, Chesapeake, VA, 23321
    5715 Princess Anne Road Suite 106, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    1516 Harmon St., Norfolk, VA, 23518
    Right Path - Chesapeake
    516 Innovation Dr, Chesapeake, VA 23320
    2351 Terminal Ave, Newport News, VA 23607
    2712 Washington Ave, Newport News, VA 23607


    The facility name, logo and brand are the property and registered trademarks of Portsmouth Behavioral Health, and are being used for identification and informational purposes only. Use of these names, logos and brands shall not imply endorsement. RehabNow.org is not affiliated with or sponsored by Portsmouth Behavioral Health.

    Free and Confidential Help-Line
    Who Answers?